Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University



79 New Montgomery

San Francisco, CA 94105

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Academy of Art University's School of Architecture students create the buildings that define a neighborhood, that define a landscape, that define a city, that define and reshape our idea of place. The Master of Architecture program is designed to prepare the graduate to create visual and physical changes to our built environment that enhance its quality and our experience in it. The curriculum successfully integrates design, technology, art, form, environment, construction and culture - all within the realities of architectural practice. If your goal is to take your knowledge and career to the next level, the Master of Architecture program is for you. Established in 1929, the university offers accredited AA, BFA, BA, M.Arch, MA and MFA programs in 14 areas of art and design emphasis. Students can also enroll in a flexible online degree program.


Accredited member WASC, NASAD, Council for Interior Design Accreditation (BFA – IAD), NAAB (M-ARCH).

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—School of art, music, or design

Locale: Large City

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